The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 130 121 114
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 10 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.42% 0.51% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.59% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 14
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.75%
System Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2045 1527 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.43% 86.13% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1487 1213 1382
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

System Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Birmingham region.

System Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 23 (88.46%) Integration Testing
2 18 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (65.38%) Performance Testing
3 17 (65.38%) Regression Testing
4 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 15 (57.69%) C
5 15 (57.69%) QA
5 15 (57.69%) Time Management
5 15 (57.69%) Unit Testing
5 15 (57.69%) Functional Testing
5 15 (57.69%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (57.69%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (57.69%) Test Planning
5 15 (57.69%) Mentoring
5 15 (57.69%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (57.69%) Data Centre
5 15 (57.69%) Defect Management
6 8 (30.77%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) HP
7 5 (19.23%) SAS
7 5 (19.23%) HP UFT
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 4 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Legacy Data Mapping
9 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (11.54%) SAP CO
2 3 (11.54%) SAP FI
2 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Publishing
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) QA Manager
1 15 (57.69%) QA Test Manager
1 15 (57.69%) Test Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Test Leader
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Lead Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) SAP CO Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) SAP FI Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Functional Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Software Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) EDI
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (57.69%) Data Centre
1 15 (57.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Derivative
2 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Integration Testing
2 18 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (65.38%) Performance Testing
3 17 (65.38%) Regression Testing
4 15 (57.69%) Defect Management
4 15 (57.69%) Functional Testing
4 15 (57.69%) Mentoring
4 15 (57.69%) Test Planning
4 15 (57.69%) Time Management
4 15 (57.69%) Unit Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Data Mapping
6 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Legacy Data Mapping
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) SDLC
7 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago